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Dojo closed on November 21st

Due to the actual security level, VUB closed their campus. We also took the decision to suspend our training today. Thanks a lot for your understanding.

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Düsseldorf Tournament & Belgiun Kendo “Kyu” Championships 2015

The weekend of 7th and 8th of November was a busy one this year! Our members had to travel a lot, first to Germany, Düsseldorf for the Junior tournament hosted by the local club and the next day to Ghent … Continue reading

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Visit of WKN founder – Maruyama sensei

On wednesday November 4th, we had the opportunity to meet the driving force behind the “World Kendo Network” group on facebook, MARUYAMA sensei, renshi 7th dan at our dojo. Since the visit was during school holydays, not all members could … Continue reading

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New Season (2015-2016)

Our new season has already started. Please check the agenda for the up-to-date training schedule and do not forget to return the licence/insurance papers to our dojo manager in due time… Enjoy kendo!

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2015 Dojo BBQ

This sunday, the 11th season of Wakakoma Kenshikai came to its end with a nice BBQ. Not all members had the opportunity to join, but those who did enjoyed a lot… isn’t it? See you all at the next training … Continue reading

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New 7th dan in our dojo

Dany Delepière succeed in 7th dan Kendo at the end of his travel in Japan as delegation leader for the Belgian delegation who took part in the 16th World Kendo Championships. This makes that our dojo has now 3 persons … Continue reading

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Kojika Spring Tournament 2015

Last Saturday, May 2nd, 155 young kenshi coming from allover 8 European countries joined Ghent to take part in the 23rd Kojika Spring Tournament. Wakakoma Kenshikai took part as well and had some very nice results: Technical tournament. Category A … Continue reading

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Belgian “Dan” Kendo Championships 2015

Last sunday, March 22nd in Sint Niklaas we had the annual Kendo Tournament for “Dan” holders. Our dojo took part as usual in the event and this year (again) the results were not that bad… – Junior category: Toma Takagi, … Continue reading

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European Kendo Referee Seminar 2015

On the weekend of Jan 31st and Feb 1st at ADEPS (Brussels), Kurogi and Hendrickx sensei took part in the annual referee seminar for kendo which is organized to prepare referees for upcoming EKF (European Kendo Federation) events. At the end … Continue reading

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Terry Holt sensei

Yesterday, January 12th, we received the very sad news that Terry HOLT sensei from Mumeishi passed away. We would like to express our deepest gratitude for his regular contribution to kendo. His connection to our country was kendo-related and family-related. Whenever he visited … Continue reading

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